ago. i'm worried about people who are watching and not in those states and saying to themselves, oh, boy. this is really a hassle tomorrow. maybe i won't go out. we hope everybody goes out tomorrow. >> michael, ann, chris, thank you so much for your time. up next, the look at the extraordinary measures under way in new jersey to make sure people affected by hurricane sandy can still vote, even as a number of polling places are still closed. but also coming up for you, why nbc's first read team says the bottom line is this. listen to this. watch the white percentage in tomorrow night's exit poll? michael alluded to it. it will tell you, they say, more about where virginia, iowa, or colorado will go. first, today, nate silver of the "new york times" 538 blog forecasts that tomorrow president obama has an 86% chance of winning re-election. the president will win 307 electoral college votes, governor romney will win 231.